Engine-Codes - Generic - B1306

B1306 Code - Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1306?

  • Faulty Liftgate Ajar Switch
  • Liftgate Ajar Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Liftgate Ajar Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1306 Code?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1306?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1306 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

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|What are Code B1306 Possible Symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

|What Does the B1306 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Liftgate Ajar Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the BCM detects an open from the liftgate ajar circuit.

Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

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|Code B1306 Information for Specific Makes

  • B1306 Ford Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure
  • B1306 Lincoln Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure
  • B1306 Mercury Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

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